January 20, 2018

Volunteers in aged care high in value and in high demand

A celebration to recognise and reward long serving volunteers within the aged care industry has doubled as a recruiting call […]
January 20, 2018

Study points to potential for grandparents to prevent ageism

Spending quality time with grandparents could play a key role in reducing ageist attitudes in younger people according to the […]
January 13, 2018

The Top 5 Trends In Customer Experience For Healthcare

Healthcare is an industry that affects everyone, but one that has historically had a reputation for less-than-positive customer experiences. However, […]
January 13, 2018

Thousands needed for Tasmanian aged care jobs in next five years

Tasmania will need at least 4000 more aged care workers by the end of 2022 as the state’s population rapidly […]
January 7, 2018

Digital assistants could alleviate the loneliness of elderly

Voice recognition devices for the home could help to combat loneliness for vulnerable elderly people, the clinical advisor to Public Health […]
January 1, 2018

14 Surefire Tips To Get Through A Shift

1. Make sure you are well rested You know your shift is going to be long and you owe it […]
December 28, 2017

$15 million aged-care facility ready to welcome residents

NEW digs for more than 100 people, the $15 million Villa Maria aged-care facility at Eastern Heights is almost ready […]
December 21, 2017

Registered and Enrolled Nurse Transition to Professional Practice (Aged Care) Program

A Program Supporting Nurses to Practice in Aged Care Altaira Nursing Services, in partnership with Southern Cross Care, is proud […]
December 16, 2017

Animals warm the hearts and laps of aged care residents

The introduction of animals in aged care continues to be a growing trend across Australia with a number of aged […]